Parks & Recreation Commission

Parks and recreation


The Parks & Recreation Commission's primary responsibilities include:

  • Advises the City Council and the Director of Parks and Recreation on parks and public recreation
  • Advises the director on the departmental budget and capital improvement program
  • Advises with the director on development of recreation areas and services, facilities and programs
  • Cooperates with other agencies and civic groups in advancement of park and recreation planning and programming
  • Formulates policies on recreation services for approval by the City Council
  • Inventories existing and needed recreation services and interprets the needs of the public
  • Recommends standards on:
    • Organization
    • Personnel
    • Areas and Facilities
    • Programs
    • Financial Support


The Parks & Recreation Commission meets on the 1st Thursday in odd numbered months at 6:00 p.m. at City Council Chambers, City Hall. 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Staff Liaisons

Lea Kolek 

Staff Liaison 
Phone: (951) 461-6116
Email Lea Kolek

Roseann Otis

Support Staff
Phone: (951) 461-6187
Email Roseann Otis


Christopher Collopy

Term Expiration: December 31, 2026  

Paul Parker

Vice Chair
Term Expiration: December 31, 2024

Trevor Akers

Term Expiration: December 31, 2026  

Carmella Wood

Term Expiration: December 31, 2024

John Hunneman

Term Expiration: December 31, 2026


Youth Member
Term Expiration: December 31, 2022

Robin Gilliland

Alternate 1 
Term Expiration: December 31, 2026

Whitney Moylan

Alternate 2 
Term Expiration: December 31, 2026